Original Research Paper Network Security
1. An Advanced Hybrid Honeypot for Providing Effective Resistance in Automatic Network Generation

M. Amiri; A. Barati

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Increasing usage of Internet and computer networks by individuals and organizations and also attackers’ usage of new methods and tools in an attempt to endanger network security, have led to the emergence of a wide range of threats to networks. A honeypot is one of the basic techniques employed ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Control
2. Robust Passivity-Based Voltage Control of Robot Manipulators

H. Chenarani; M.M. Fateh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  This paper presents a robust passivity-based voltage controller (PBVC) for robot manipulators with n degree of freedom in the presence of model uncertainties and external disturbance. The suggested controller inherits both advantages of the passivity-based control (PBC) scheme and voltage control strategy ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronics
3. Design of High Frequency Single and Double Gate Laterally-Contacted InGaAs/InAlAs HEMTs

Z. Kordrostami; S. Hamedi; F. Khalifeh

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  In this paper, two developed designs of InGaAs/InAlAs high electron mobility transistors (HEMTs) have been studied. The proposed laterally contacted HEMTs satisfy the desired high frequency characteristics and are good candidates for high frequency applications. Two kinds of HEMTs have been designed ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Control
4. Finite-Time Consensus Control of Euler-Lagrange Multi-agent Systems in the Presence of Stochastic Disturbances and Actuator Faults

M. Siavash; V. Majd; M. Tahmasebi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  This article discusses a finite-time fault-tolerant consensus control for stochastic Euler-Lagrange multi-agent systems. First, the finite-time consensus controller of Euler-Lagrange multi-agent systems with stochastic disturbances is presented. Then, the proposed controller is extended as a fault-tolerant ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronics
5. A Novel Low-Power FPGA-based 1-1 MASH ΔΣ Time-to-Digital Converter Employing one Counter for both Stages

A. Mouri Zadeh Khaki; E. Farshidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 April 2020

Abstract
  In this paper, a novel continuous-time 1-1 MASH ∆∑ Time-to-digital converter (TDC) is presented. Since the proposed design utilizes 12-bit quantizer based on Gated Switched-Ring Oscillator (GSRO) for both stages, it has been implemented all-digitally. By using a novel structure, only one multi-bit ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Hardware
6. Fault Tolerance of RTMP Protocol for Live Video Streaming Applications in Hybrid Software-Defined Networks

H. Khanmirza; A. Oloomi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 May 2020

Abstract
  Nowadays, video hosting services receive and stream videos using standard protocols like Real-Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP). During the streaming process, video file streams are usually divided into small multi-second parts, and the player receives these parts instead of the whole file at once. Most ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Communications
7. On the Design of Coherent Zero-Forcing Receiver for the Flat Fading MIMO Multiple-Access Channels

M. Sheikh-Hosseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 May 2020

Abstract
  This paper investigates multiuser detection for space-time block coded (STBC) transmission over a flat-fading multiple-input multiple-output multiple-access channel consisting of J co-channel users each with N antennas and a zero-forcing coherent receiver equipping with M receiving antennas. For the ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Image Processing
8. Using of Convolutional Sparse Representation and Discrete Wavelet Decomposition for Satellite Image Pansharpening

A. Sharifi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 May 2020

Abstract
  High resolution multi-spectral (HRMS) images are essential for most of the practical remote sensing applications. Pansharpening is an effective mechanism to produce HRMS image by integrating the significant structural details of panchromatic (PAN) image and rich spectral features of multi-spectral (MS) ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Control of Biological Systems
9. Decentralized Controller Design for Stochastic Gene Regulatory Networks

Mohammad Mohammadian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 June 2020

Abstract
  Regulation of protein expression in cellular level are so challenging. In cellular scale, biochemical processes are intrinsically noisy and many convenient controllers aren’t physically implementable. This paper deals with the design of implementable controller for stochastic gene regulatory networks ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Power
10. Frequency and Voltage Control of an Inverter-Based DG Using Adaptive Fuzzy-Sliding Mode Controller

Babak Ganji; Ehsan Limuchi; Abas Taher

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 June 2020

Abstract
  The microgrid voltage and frequency are strongly affected by active and reactive load fluctuations. Load change in microgrid may result in the lack of balance among generation and consumption and as result change in output voltage and frequency. If load change is great enough, distribution generation ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Communications
11. Interference Alignment Using Difference of Convex-based Beamformer Design for MIMO Interference Channels

Negin Danesh; Mansour Sheikhan; Behrad Mahboobi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 June 2020

Abstract
  To achieve significant throughput, interference alignment (IA) is an encouraging technique for wireless interference networks. In this study, we design an aligned beamformer based on the interference leakage minimization (ILM) method to reduce the interference power for a multiple-input multiple-output ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Control
12. Cooperative Distributed Constrained Adaptive Generalized Predictive Control for Uncertain Nonlinear Large Scale Systems: Application to Quadruple-Tank System

Ahmad Mirzaei; Amin Ramezani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 July 2020

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: In this paper, a constrained cooperative distributed model predictive control (DMPC) is proposed. The proposed DMPC is based on linear adaptive generalized predictive control (AGPC) to control uncertain nonlinear large-scale systems. Methods: The proposed approach, has two ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Optoelectronics and Photonics
13. Low Delay Time All Optical NAND, XNOR and OR Logic Gates Based on 2D Photonic Crystal Structure

Fariborz Parandin; Mohamadreza Malmir

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 August 2020

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: Recently, photonic crystals have been considered as the basic structures for the realization of various optical devices for high speed optical communication. Methods: In this research, two dimensional photonic crystals are used for designing all optical logic gates. A photonic ...  Read More